Skip to
YouTube video

Loading player…

Tags

Related to:

Drone music is a minimalist musical style that emphasizes the use of sustained, repeated sounds, notes, or tone-clusters called drones. Music that is based on drones can consist of pure drones, slowly changing drones, or drones augmented with more transient sounds. It is typically characterized by lengthy audio programs with slight harmonic variations throughout most pieces.

The preeminent innovator in drone-based music is composer La Monte Young, who, in the 1960s, composed very long pieces for clusters of sustained tones… read more

Top Artists

Top Tracks

Top Albums

Related Tags

Shoutbox

Coming soon - reply to and upvote shouts! Subscribe now for early access or find out more.

Log in to Last.fm or sign up to leave a shout.

API Calls